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The process and significance of townscape change in the historic town centre of Potsdam, Germany 1871 - 1914

By Katharine Arntz, Institut für Geographische Wissenschaften, Freie Universität Berlin, Potsdam, Germany

This paper describes morphological changes occurring in the German baroque town centre between the wars of 1871 and 1914. Published on RUDI on September 3, 1998.

Turning back the tide of decline: design and the changing image of English seaside resorts

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'Shifting Sands' seminars organised by English Heritage and CABE followed the publication of the report they commissioned, and were held at various locations around the English coast.

Aimed at those involved in management, regeneration, promotion and conservation, the seminar offered a chance to hear about significant projects in the area and to exchange experiences, and it was well attended by representatives from local authorities, regional organisations and consultants.